Defiant Netanyahu goes on trial in Israel charged with corruption

By |maj 25th, 2020|Benjamin Netanyahu, corruption, Israel, News|

Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday (24 May) became the first serving Israeli prime minister to go on trial, proclaiming his innocence in the corridor before walking into court to face charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.

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Israel swears in unity government, PM insists on West Bank annexation

By |maj 18th, 2020|Benjamin Netanyahu, Benny Gantz, Donald Trump, Israel, Middle East conflict, News, Palestinians, United States, West Bank, West Bank annexations|

Israel's parliament swore in a new unity government on Sunday (17 May) led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his former rival Benny Gantz, ending the longest political crisis in the nation's history.

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France pushing for tough EU response to any West Bank annexation

By |maj 12th, 2020|Benjamin Netanyahu, EU sanctions, Horizon 2020, Israel, News, Palestinians, United States, West Bank|

France is urging its European Union partners to consider threatening Israel with a tough response if it goes ahead with a de facto annexation of parts of the occupied West Bank, three EU diplomats said.

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Palestinian leader warns UN on Trump’s ‘Swiss cheese’ peace

By |februar 12th, 2020|Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, Ehud Olmert, Israel, Mahmud Abbas, Middle East peace process, News, Palestinians, two-state solution, United Nations, Viktor Orbán|

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas on Tuesday (11 February) urged the UN Security Council to reject President Donald Trump's Middle East plan, saying it would splinter Palestinian lands and never bring lasting peace.

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Abbas says Palestinians cutting all ties with Israel, US

By |februar 3rd, 2020|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, Israel, Mahmud Abbas, Middle East conflict, News, Palestinians|

Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas announced Saturday (1 February) a cut of all ties with Israel and the United States, including security cooperation, after Washington unveiled a controversial Middle East plan seen as favouring Israel.

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Trump threatens to hit 52 Iranian targets, Borrell urges ‘de-escalation’

By |januar 5th, 2020|Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, Iraq, Josep Borrell, Mike Pompeo, Nancy Pelosi, Nato, News, terrorism|

European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on Saturday (4 January) stressed the "need for de-escalation" after the US assassination of a top Iranian in Baghdad, while US President Donald Trump threatened to hit 52 Iranian sites “very hard” if Iran attacks Americans or US assets.

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Greece says EastMed pipeline deal to be signed on 2 January

By |december 23rd, 2019|Benjamin Netanyahu, EastMed pipeline, Greece, Israel, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News, Nikos Anastasiades, offshore gas, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

The Greek government said Sunday (22 December) it will sign an agreement for a huge pipeline project with Cyprus and Israel next month that is designed to ship gas from the eastern Mediterranean to Europe.

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Israel slams new European recruits to Iran barter system

By |december 2nd, 2019|#jcpoa, Benjamin Netanyahu, INSTEX, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, Israel, News, US sanctions|

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday (1 December) denounced six new European members of a barter mechanism with Iran, saying it encouraged Tehran's repression of protests.

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Israel approves new settlement 2 days before polls

By |september 16th, 2019|Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, Israel, Israeli settlements, Jews, News, Palestinians, United Nations, West Bank|

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government approved a new settlement in the occupied West Bank on Sunday (15 September), two days ahead of a closely fought election as he seeks to boost turnout among his right-wing base.

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Anger at Netanyahu’s West Bank annexation pledge

By |september 12th, 2019|Benjamin Netanyahu, Donald Trump, Israel, Jared Kushner, News, Palestinians, West Bank|

Arab and Muslim countries Wednesday (11 September) led a wave of outcry after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to annex a key part of the occupied West Bank if re-elected. The EU also reacted.

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